Tag: Repentance

Everybody Out!

I like this curt summary from the Church Mouse of the situation in the Church of England. If you aren’t aware, some bishops are gay.  But we don’t talk about it. That just about sums up what a lot of

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A Promo Video Proposal

Close up shot of black and white photographs from the Second World War. Background somber but progressive piano music. PETER – VOICE OVER : A few months ago my local museum had a show of photographs from the second world

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Trevin Wax on Jennifer Knapp

Well worth reading the whole thing. “We’re all sinners” comes up again and again in discussions like this. In her Larry King interview, Knapp realized the power of having the pastor admit that he too is a sinner. Once she received

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Church of Uganda on “Anti-Homosexuality Bill”

Here’s yesterday’s statement in all its glory, with comment underneath. The Church of Uganda is studying the proposed “Anti-homosexuality bill” and, therefore, does not yet have an official position on the bill. In the meantime, we can restate our position

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Miserable Morals

Mark Harris is completely skew-whiff in his arguments: Archbishop Venables of the Southern Cone is quoted in the Living Church as saying, “We will have no problem ceasing interventions once we see repentance and a return to biblical principles.” This

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Birth of St John Baptist

Almighty God, by whose providence your servant John the Baptist       was wonderfully born, and sent to prepare the way of your Son our Saviour by the preaching of repentance: lead us to repent according to his preaching and, after his

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